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Paddleboard in shop

Kaholo Paddleboard and Bolger Skiff

Outer Island Kayak
Wherever he can take them on his car
Launching Date: 
April 27, 2012
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft and Phil Bolger
Builder: 
Jed Lavoie
LOA: 
12′ 
DON GATO under sail

DON GATO

Tom Cat
The waters from Wisconsin to Florida
Launching Date: 
July 13, 2013
Designer: 
Bill Garden
Builder: 
Wayne Brown
LOA: 
12′ 
Carol Knickman built this paddleboard in a class at CLC

Kaholo SUP

Stand-up Paddleboard
Her pond in Jarrettsville, Maryland
Launching Date: 
August 24, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft, 1805 George St., Annapolis, Maryland; www.clcboats.com
Builder: 
Carol Knickman
LOA: 
12′ 
Rich's wife is very happy with her new Wood Duck Kayak

Wood Duck

Wood Duck Kayak
Waters of Maryland and Virginia
Launching Date: 
April 06, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft, 1805 George St., Annapolis, Maryland; www.clcboats.com
Builder: 
Rich Schmidt
LOA: 
12′ 
A modified Swampscott Dory

Swampscott Dory

Modified Swampscott Dory
Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire
Launching Date: 
July 12, 2013
Designer: 
From John Gardner's Book, Building Classic Small Craft
Builder: 
George Thomas
LOA: 
16′ 
12-Too awaits her owner at a Virginian Beach

12-TOO

Yankee Tender
Urbanna, Virginia
Launching Date: 
July 01, 2013
Designer: 
WoodenBoat Publications
Builder: 
William K. Wills, Jr.
LOA: 
12′ 
Carl Sylvester built this Gloucester Gull Dory

Gloucester Gull Dory

Gloucester Gull Dory
Nauset Marsh and other protected waters of Cape Cod
Launching Date: 
July 30, 2013
Designer: 
Phil Bolger and Dynamite Payson
Builder: 
Carl Sylvester
LOA: 
15′ 
Some of the folks involved in the Polk County Community Boatbuilding Project

5×10 Skiffs

5×10 Skiffs
Polk County, North Carolina
Launching Date: 
September 14, 2013
Designer: 
Sam Devlin, Devlin Designing Boat Builders' 3010 37th Ave. S.W. Tumwater, WA 98512; 360-866-0164; www.devlinboat.com
Builder: 
Polk County Community Boatbuilding Group
LOA: 
10′ 
VINEGAR STROKE at rest

VINEGAR STROKE

Chester Yawl
The Coastal Waters of Australia
Launching Date: 
July 01, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft, 1805 George St., Annapolis, Maryland; www.clcboats.com
Builder: 
Gus Duncan and others
LOA: 
15′ 
ARROW on a beach at Ponce de Leon Park in Florida

ARROW

Shearwater 14 Kayak
Punta Gorda, Florida
Launching Date: 
July 07, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft, 1805 George St., Annapolis, Maryland; www.clcboats.com
Builder: 
Susan Gaire
LOA: 
14′ 
ANDIAMO, CLC Tandem Annapolis Wherry

ANDIAMO

Double rowing scull
Delafield, WI
Launching Date: 
May 04, 2013
Designer: 
John Harris
Builder: 
John Florance
LOA: 
19′ 
SOLACE, Annapolis Wherry,

Solace

Annapolis Wherry
Kattskill Bay, New York (Lake George)
Launching Date: 
November 02, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft
Builder: 
Bill Sidford
LOA: 
17′ 
Launching Alcmene

Alcmene

Standing lug
Stavros, Halkidiki, Greece.
Launching Date: 
September 26, 2013
Builder: 
Kernalis Boats
LOA: 
18′ 
Hill 16 Profile

Hill 16

40 hp Outboard
Riva, Maryland
Launching Date: 
October 01, 2013
Designer: 
Cerny Yacht Design
Builder: 
Quiet Water Boatworks
LOA: 
15′ 
LEILU

LEILU

Gaff Yawl / Electric Outboat
Norway, Me
Launching Date: 
August 10, 2013
Designer: 
Clint Chase / Francois Vivier
Builder: 
French and Webb
LOA: 
19′ 
Marsh Cat

LI’L BOAT

Cat rig w/electric auxillary
Egg Harbor, WI
Launching Date: 
September 03, 2013
Designer: 
Joel White
Builder: 
Rich Dirks (w/mentorship from Dan Lash)
LOA: 
15′ 
Scandal Skiff

Scandal Skiff

Scandal Skiff
Port Hadlock, Washington
Launching Date: 
May 17, 2013
Designer: 
William Atkin, www.atkinboatplans.com
Builder: 
The Traditional Small Craft Class at NWSWBB
LOA: 
14′ 
LAUREL LEI

LAUREL LEI

9.9 hp
Capitol Island, ME
Launching Date: 
September 01, 2013
Designer: 
John Gardner
Builder: 
Dave VanStone
LOA: 
14′ 
Three of the 6 students who built ESCAPE

ESCAPE

rowing skiff
Boston
Launching Date: 
September 26, 2013
Designer: 
Nat Benjamin
Builder: 
Harvard Kent students
LOA: 
10′ 
Builder, Lorenz Rutz.

BLACK DAMSEL

Performance Rowing
Pompanoosuc, Vermont
Launching Date: 
August 18, 2013
Designer: 
Ken Bassett
Builder: 
Lorenz Rutz
LOA: 
18′ 
Norrpa at the Maine Boats, Homes, and Harbors Show

NORRPA

sliding seat oars
Wellfleet, MA
Launching Date: 
July 20, 2013
Designer: 
Ruud Van Veelen
Builder: 
Walter Baron, Old Wharf Dory Co.
LOA: 
21′ 
Launching the CHELSEA

CHELSEA

Sloop
Somers Point, New Jersey
Launching Date: 
August 18, 2013
Designer: 
Jack Holt
LOA: 
14′ 
Peeler Skiff

Jack Cade

Peeler Skiff powered by 1972 Johnson 9.5 Hp.
Orange City, Florida
Launching Date: 
September 01, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft
Builder: 
Vince Schnetzer
LOA: 
15′ 
Night Heron kayak

ALPHA

Kayak
Crownsville, Maryland
Launching Date: 
August 27, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft
Builder: 
Eric Zacharias
LOA: 
18′ 
Annapolis Tandem Wherry photo 1

INDIAN

Annapolis Tandem Wherry
Kailua Bay, Oahu, Hawaii
Launching Date: 
April 14, 2013
Designer: 
Chesapeake Light Craft
Builder: 
Rob Caveney
LOA: 
18′ 
The 13' Sid skiff under sail at Port Hadlock, Washington

Sid Skiff

Sid Skiff
Port Townsend, Washington
Launching Date: 
May 20, 2013
Designer: 
Lines taken by Ray Speck from a skiff in Sausalito, California
Builder: 
The Traditional Small Craft Class at NWSWBB
LOA: 
13′ 

REESE

balanced lug rig
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Launching Date: 
August 21, 2013
Designer: 
Chris Franklin
Builder: 
Rebekah Rogers and Dave Racicot
LOA: 
12′ 

MARY OLIVER

Double-Paddle Canoe
Salish Sea, British Columbia
Launching Date: 
July 22, 2013
Designer: 
Martin Herbert
Builder: 
Martin Herbert
LOA: 
11′ 

SIBERIANA

Penobscot 14
Barcelona, Spain
Launching Date: 
June 01, 2013
Designer: 
Arch Davis, Arch Davis Designs, 37 Doak Rd, Belfast, ME 04915; 207–930–9873; www.archdavisdesigns.com
Builder: 
Emili Castillo
LOA: 
14′ 

Wee Lassie Canoes

Wee Lassie Canoes
Waters of Hamilton County, New York
Launching Date: 
September 05, 2013
Designer: 
Based on a design at the Adirondack Museum
Builder: 
Students at Adirondack Folk School
LOA: 
12′ 

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